Search:

Type: Posts; User: Honeyboy

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    10
    Views
    3,189

    Dusting with Fumagilin- B

    Anybody have experince dusting with Fumagilan -B , ( 4 parts icing sugar - 1 part Fumagilan ) just dust the tops of the frames in spring?
  2. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,624

    Queen Rearing books or web links

    Anybody have good links/ reading material or know of the easiest method of queen rearing, they have again raised the price of Queens here in Canada to $40-$45 a queen, time for me to start raising my...
  3. Replies
    0
    Views
    1,078

    Honey lines for extracting line.

    Hello, I have a 60 cowen line and am looking at changing the lines? Currently using a food grade 1 1/4 clear food grade line and some PVC piping? Just wondering what people are using out there,...
  4. Thread: HotRoom floor

    by Honeyboy
    Replies
    8
    Views
    3,153

    HotRoom floor

    Looking for ideas on a hot room floor, currently have a grid made from black pipe using a 45 gallon hot water tank. We have a wood floor covering it but find in the fall the heat does not migrate...
  5. Thread: Branding iron

    by Honeyboy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    2,856

    Re: Branding iron

    Thanks Richard, I will contact them on Monday.

    Dan
  6. Thread: Branding iron

    by Honeyboy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    2,856

    Branding iron

    Looking for a branding iron with removable #'s?
    Electric or propane
  7. Replies
    50
    Views
    8,601

    Re: Wax Press comparison

    Great reviews, we have been thinking of going to a wax press.
  8. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,929

    Re: 12 volt Electric feed pump

    That's what happened to me, bought the " Black motor" version of the Honda and was nothing but a nightmare , looking at getting the "Red" Honda and be done with it!
  9. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,929

    Re: 12 volt Electric feed pump

    Irwin, I am currently using a 2" pump but with a cheaper motor, I was going to go with the same set up but purchase a Honda, the cheaper brand pump has given me nothing but headaches!
  10. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,929

    12 volt Electric feed pump

    Just wondering what other guys are using to fill pails or hive top feeders, I was using a 3hp gas pump but looking at going to an electric?
  11. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,752

    Re: Wintering Nucs indoors

    Thank you
  12. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,752

    Wintering Nucs indoors

    Just wanted some advise with new nuc boxes, I will be wintering some indoors and currently have a 1" hole near the bottom of the box , I have a feeder hole on the lid, with concerns of humidity...
  13. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,506

    Re: Bee Cozy Not So Snug!

    The Bee Cozies have a sticker right on them when purchased new.
  14. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,506

    Re: Bee Cozy Not So Snug!

    HI Brad
    Are those from NOD, they look a little stiffer than mine, I have 12 singles wrapped up ( Winter Experiment) the rest are in doubles/ 4 pack wraps.I have used the Bee Cozy's on doubles in the...
  15. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,961

    Re: Gas powered super cart

    Thanks for the replies, I was thinking of a 5HP Honda motor on the same chassis as the " Rogers" cart, do you guys have any pictures of your carts, also what kind of ramp are you using to load?
  16. Replies
    0
    Views
    250

    Meetings in Hawaii?

    Looking for beekeeping clubs /meetings in Hawaii?
  17. Replies
    1
    Views
    456

    Tour A Commercial operation in Hawaii

    Hello
    I am possibly going to Hawaii for a couple of weeks this winter, looking to see a commercial beekeeping operation, we run about 100 to 125 hives and would like to see how it's done in Hawaii....
  18. Replies
    55
    Views
    3,347

    Re: First time success with escape board

    I have a line on the red cones if you like?
  19. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,961

    Re: Gas powered super cart

    That's the one in the video, looks like it would be a great investment, maybe worth just buying it rather then trying to build it.
  20. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,961

    Gas powered super cart

    Hello, I have seen a few of these around , looking at building one over the winter, any suggestions as to what to watch for, our local bee supplies sells them for 3000.00.
    Looking at building my own...
  21. Thread: Wax press

    by Honeyboy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    1,039

    Re: Wax press

    Not much in North America, Europe seems to have a better selection.
  22. Thread: Wax press

    by Honeyboy
    Replies
    6
    Views
    1,039

    Wax press

    I am looking at selling my wax spinner and going to a wax press. Any information or thoughts on the units out there? Currently running a 60 frame Cowan with a silver queen uncapper.
  23. Replies
    1,157
    Views
    496,456

    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Here is the latest USDA Market prices.
    http://usda.mannlib.cornell.edu/usda/ams/FVMHONEY.pdf

    Dan
  24. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,722

    Equipment rental for extracting

    Looking to get some feedback as I have people interested in extracting using my equipment, they are looking at doing 8-10 barrels of honey, I have a 60 frame Cowen extractor with a silver queen...
  25. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,083

    Re: Mating nuc plans

    I think maybe the small mini and possibly the larger mini frames. I will have a look at the sizes and go from there.

    Thank you
Results 1 to 25 of 121
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4